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Topic: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: Shnoob940
Posted 2011-11-07 21:23:54 and read 14328 times.

A 787 is going to be making a visit to Sydney on November 15th-17th and Melbourne on the 17th.
Source: http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-...antas-birthday-20111108-1n4za.html
I can't wait!!

gibbo

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: Brenintw
Posted 2011-11-07 21:52:36 and read 14191 times.

Is this part of the 787 "World Tour"? Does anyone have the rest of the itinerary for the tour? Is it coming to TPE?

Edit: Spelling error.

[Edited 2011-11-07 21:53:05]

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: Shnoob940
Posted 2011-11-07 22:00:36 and read 14139 times.

Quoting Brenintw (Reply 1):

I think it is.

gibbo

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: dkny
Posted 2011-11-07 23:29:16 and read 13878 times.

I read on a local Ethiopian newspaper it will be in ADD from Dec12-14

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: CXB77L
Posted 2011-11-08 00:11:25 and read 13721 times.

I guess it won't be making a stop over in PER then  

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: zkncj
Posted 2011-11-08 00:23:52 and read 13670 times.

Its in AKL on Sunday/Monday before heading SYD on Tuesday

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: nascarnut
Posted 2011-11-08 00:52:17 and read 13550 times.

Quoting zkncj (Reply 5):
Its in AKL on Sunday/Monday before heading SYD on Tuesday

Departing AKL @ approx 1000 Tuesday morning. Should be in SYD area around 1130 LCL

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: ryan h
Posted 2011-11-08 03:10:23 and read 13235 times.

Any info on when the 787 will be in Melbourne?.

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: bonusonus
Posted 2011-11-08 08:04:07 and read 11725 times.

Anyone know if it will be coming to LAX?

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: zkncj
Posted 2011-11-08 09:18:03 and read 10696 times.

Quoting bonusonus (Reply 8):

On this trip it will be flying PAE-AKL non-stop with NZ management onboard

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: jcded
Posted 2011-11-08 13:07:41 and read 8066 times.

I second the question about LAX

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: vaustralie
Posted 2011-11-08 13:24:34 and read 7794 times.

Cool 
Does anybody know what time it'll be arriving/leaving and if there are any tours of the inside?
I've got exams all next week so it needs to be before or after  

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: KC135TopBoom
Posted 2011-11-08 14:42:44 and read 6830 times.

Will it also visit DFW and IAH upon its return to the States?

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: aircanada014
Posted 2011-11-08 17:32:02 and read 5050 times.

when will we see 787 in YYZ or YUL?

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: qf002
Posted 2011-11-08 17:44:46 and read 4892 times.

Qantas yesterday released 1200 tickets for viewings to their staff, with more to come a 2pm today. The first round was snapped up in 15 minutes, and staff are able to book one ticket for a half hour timeslot through the day.

Would be a massive shame if Qantas is just treating their staff to the opportunity to see this aircraft up close...

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: QANTAS747-438
Posted 2011-11-08 19:08:47 and read 3996 times.

This is the most secretive public tour I've ever seen! I wonder why we can't find any information on this tour?

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: jupiter2
Posted 2011-11-08 19:20:12 and read 3888 times.

It had been reported in local papers a couple of weeks ago.
It is not a tour for the public, it is to show to Boeings customers and they are in turn showing their staff, same as when the 380 came down and when the manufacturers have done previous demo tours.

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: qf002
Posted 2011-11-08 20:21:38 and read 3350 times.

Quoting jupiter2 (Reply 16):
It is not a tour for the public, it is to show to Boeings customers and they are in turn showing their staff, same as when the 380 came down and when the manufacturers have done previous demo tours.

Yes, but Qantas has said that they want to show this plane off to the public as well in past reports... I seem to remember their spokesperson talking about arranging open days and such...

Topic: RE: The 787 Is Coming To Australia!
Username: kl692
Posted 2011-11-08 21:18:10 and read 2890 times.

Quoting aircanada014 (Reply 13):
when will we see 787 in YYZ or YUL?

Yes when would it come to YYZ?


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